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Watching The Hullabaloo start a side business, acknowledged by College Media Matters

One of the most exciting developments I’ve seen at the newspaper this year is the development of an idea into a full-blown initiative. In this case, The Hullabaloo business department has started a photography business called… 144 more words


Links and slides on aggregation and curation

Here are some links and slides for my guest lecture today in Lance Porter‘s Digital Brands class. I was discussing aggregation and curation:

Aggregation guidelines: Link, attribute, add value… 39 more words

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Here's to Homicide Watch DC: a success story that's closing

Businesses don’t last forever.

I come from the newspaper business, where I worked for papers that boasted of roots in the 19th Century and visited a… 845 more words

Innovation In The Media

How should a news executive set an example of innovation?

My latest contribution to the INMA Culture Change blog discusses nine ways a news organization executive can lead innovation efforts by example.

No, using Twitter isn’t on this list. 182 more words

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Slides and links for LSU job-hunting workshop

I’m leading a workshop for LSU students tonight on job-hunting and preparing yourself for a job hunt. The workshop will share tips from these blog posts: 150 more words

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Matt DeRienzo has left the building

Matt DeRienzo, the top editor at Digital First Media’s Connecticut properties, including the New Haven Register, has taken a buyout offer and left the company… 291 more words


Happy trails to Matt DeRienzo, a true digital-first leader

If you’re interested in transforming your news operation, you should contact Matt DeRienzo right away.

In my time at Digital First Media, I never saw an editor who was more imaginative or determined in facing the challenges of digital transformation. 487 more words

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